Want to work in Spain? The first step is making sure the companies that you want to work for see you! How do you do that? You need a CV that stands out from the crowd! Here’s how to make your CV pop so that you find your dream job in Spain!Read More
… I’m not a teacher!
This is probably the most common response we receive when we ask why people are hesitant to move abroad to countries like Spain, France, Japan, South Korea, UAE and Taiwan (all of which have government and private sponsored teaching programs).
That’s completely okay!Read More
Perhaps you're in love with the idea of Spain and its sandy beaches, perpetually blue skies and exquisite cuisine. It's possible that you've settled into a job that you adore, and have no intention of leaving any time soon. Maybe you've fallen in love with an actual Spaniard and you don't want to live anywhere else.
Whatever your backstory, here's what you need to know about living in Spain long term.Read More
When it comes to adjusting to your new life as an auxiliar, there are things that you must know, things that you should prepare yourself for, and things you might have missed in all of your late-night web searches. As a fellow auxiliar, here are some tips of what to know, expect, and the things I wish I knew before.Read More
Have you ever wondered how those Auxiliars in Spain afford to travel so much? Yes, we live in Europe which is big step #1, but an English TA salary isn’t a one-way ticket to a life of luxury. Though not required, many of us teach private English classes on the side to fund our weekend escapades. So if you’re looking to have more financial freedom abroad by teaching English and don’t know where to start, I’ve got you covered.Read More
Whether you’re just moving to Spain or you’ve already been here for a few years, odds are, you’ll want to transition into a different job, ideally working with a Spanish or International company. Many think that this is just a pipe dream that can only come true if you marry a European but that's not true. We’re going to go over 5 key factors to move to Spain for the long run and get the job you’ve always dreamed of.Read More
Private English classes are a great way to not only supplement your income, but also be your "own boss" of sorts since you'll be able to not just choose your clients, but also make your own schedule. When done correctly, you may even be able to rely on your income from private English classes completely! Where there's a will, there's a way; however, there are certain aspects to take into consideration first before diving headfirst into the world that is private English teaching.Read More
Whether you’re in Madrid for a week or a year, wifi is an essential. Who wouldn’t want a cute place to work while enjoying delicious food and coffee. Here are some of our favorite places in the heart of Madrid to brainstorm, work, write, read or just sit down to disconnect with a coffee in hand!Read More
In an ideal world, as a writer or blogger, you spend most of your time writing and creating excellent content. However, in reality, much of your time is spent looking for places to pitch your ideas to as well as promoting your work. Finding opportunities to share your writing online is simple enough but identifying reputable platforms that pay can be more of a challenge. Here are 25 sites to bookmark!Read More
Remote work isn't for everyone as it requires a different skillset. Those who opt to work remotely tend to have exceptional organizational skills, above-average time management capabilities and also highly self-motivated. In order to meet deadlines, dedicate the appropriate amount of time to each client and also balance a personal life, staying organized is essential.Read More
As the world becomes more digitalized, employment has become more flexible in certain fields. The digital nomad movement has become a huge trending topic on social media, and it is still growing. A digital nomad is someone to earns money 100% via internet, which allows them live and work anywhere in the world (given that they have reliable wifi connection). These remote based jobs are either online businesses, freelancing/independent contract jobs, or a remote position for a company. This new style of living and working has gained attention from many major business and media outlets such as CNBCand Forbes.Read More
Instagram is a social media platform that has changed the way we view the world, marketing, and has revolutionized the very way we interact with one another. In the beginning, it was a way for amateur and professional photographers alike to showcase their photos. Then, it became the iPhone photograpgher's digital portfolio. Now, companies search for your IG handle before calling you back for an interview!Read More